Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson star in ‘Pitch Perfect 2’ trailer – watch

Musical comedy sequel is set to open in cinemas on May 15, 2015

The first trailer for musical comedy sequel Pitch Perfect 2 has been unveiled.

The film is the sequel to 2012’s Pitch Perfect, which grossed over $113 million at cinemas worldwide and yielded the US Top Ten hit ‘Cups’, performed by star Anna Kendrick.

Kendrick is back for the sequel, joined by fellow original cast members Rebel Wilson, Anna Camp, Brittany Snow, Elizabeth Banks, Skylar Astin and Ester Dean.

Meanwhile, Banks makes her directorial debut too, calling the shots from a script by Kay Cannon, who also wrote the original Pitch Perfect film. New cast members for Pitch Perfect 2 include Hailee Steinfeld, Katy Sagal and Adam DeVine.

Pitch Perfect 2 is set for release on May 15, 2015 – a little under three years since the first film opened.